City: Colerain, Ohio
County: Hamilton, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 6, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1999 Jeep Cherokee
A 27 year old man who was the driver of a 1999 Jeep Cherokee was injured in a crash that occurred in Colerain, Hamilton, Ohio on July 6, 2013 at approximately 8:50 am. According to reports from the police, a 27 year old man, Warren D. Leas, who is from Greensburg, IN, was driving a 1999 Jeep Cherokee south on Federal Highway 27. The man allegedly failed to maintain reasonable control of his vehicle in the heavy rain. He drove off the right side of the roadway and struck the guardrail. He was treated at the scene.
In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred on shoulder, amounted to 9,141, of which 2,371 resulted in injuries. Those accidents, which occurred when the time was wet, amounted to 13,826 injury crashes. In 2011, Colerain, Hamilton Ohio whose population was 60,144 suffered 344 injury crashes, with 481, which resulted in injuries. The total accidents which occurred in the rain were 25,342 with 6,618 which caused injuries. SUVs that were involved in injury crashes were 22,889 in 2011. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries.